Found March 11, 2013 on NESN.com:
Is it April yet? The Red Sox are continuing to push through their Grapefruit League schedule, which is nice, but one can’t help but get a little antsy for the upcoming regular season, especially since this year should be an interesting one. The Sox are obviously coming off a train wreck of a season, so expectations amongst Sox fans have been tempered a bit. However, this has the look and feel of a completely different ball club. Now, it’s time to figure out whether the abundance of changes will make the team better. Sure, it’s nice that the Sox brought in some high-character guys, now have the manager they wanted all along and have placed an emphasis on player development. But will the formula lead to success in 2013 and beyond? You asked that and more as part of this week’s mailbag, so let’s reach into the big ol’ sack and see what else you came up with. Having been a die hard Sox fan all my life, is it my biased, unbridled optimism, or have the additions of Mike Napoli, Shane Vict...
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